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Can the equipment be confiscated without the court order due to missed lease payments?

Our logging company has missed 2 payments on a couple of leased trailers. Can the owner confiscate them from our property? If we send them money, even if it's not the whole amount of arrears and they cash the cheque, wha… (Read more)

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Samuel Michaels

Founder & Lawyer, SM Legal

The sale of goods is a private transaction.

In case where a debt for goods goes unpaid, the seller may be able to get a court order for a sheriff to retrieve the items from the buyer.

Making a partial payment may cause a court to opt for a different recourse, before granting an order for retrieval, however it depends on the context of the situation.

Answered: 8 months ago